Expansion approved for Venice's PGT Industries

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Posted: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 5:25 pm | Updated: 5:29 pm, Wed Dec 4, 2013.

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. – Venice door and window maker PGT Industries will soon be expanding and adding dozens of new jobs.

According to a PGT spokesperson, Venice's planning commission gave the company a green light for expansion.

The expansion is expected to create about 60 new jobs in the North Venice area.

PGT has already started hiring. Completion of a new 50,000 square foot glass plant is anticipated for August of 2014.

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